Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 216 251
Rank change year-on-year +22 +35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Skype 37 42 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.65% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 4.15% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 23
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £58,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 761 1012 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.64% 15.61% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 617 758 813
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £21,780
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +24 27 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Derbyshire -3 4 £35,000 - 1
Leicestershire +30 2 £49,000 +11.78%
Northamptonshire +20 2 £61,750 +70.34% 2
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 28 (75.68%) Skype for Business
2 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
3 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (62.16%) Office 365
4 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (43.24%) Presales
6 12 (32.43%) MPLS
6 12 (32.43%) Project Management
7 10 (27.03%) VMware
8 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
9 8 (21.62%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco
10 7 (18.92%) DNS
10 7 (18.92%) IaaS
10 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
10 7 (18.92%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (16.22%) Unified Communications
11 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
11 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
11 6 (16.22%) PBX
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (16.22%) MCSE
12 5 (13.51%) SCCM
12 5 (13.51%) BIG-IP
12 5 (13.51%) Hybrid Cloud

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (75.68%) Skype for Business
2 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (62.16%) Office 365
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (18.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (18.92%) IaaS
5 2 (5.41%) PaaS
5 2 (5.41%) SaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) MPLS
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) PBX
3 6 (16.22%) Unified Communications
4 5 (13.51%) BIG-IP
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 2 (5.41%) Internet
6 2 (5.41%) VPN
6 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.70%) DHCP
7 1 (2.70%) NAS
7 1 (2.70%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) Applications Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Active Directory Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Service Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Business Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Lync Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) CSS3
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Presales
2 12 (32.43%) Project Management
3 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) High Availability
7 3 (8.11%) Escalation Management
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.11%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (8.11%) Line Management
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.11%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
9 1 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) MCSE
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
4 2 (5.41%) Mitel
4 2 (5.41%) Virgin Media
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Meraki
5 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto